Man arrested after brutal assault in Dunstable

Brandon Swann after he was attacked
Brandon Swann after he was attacked

An 18-year-old man from Houghton Regis has been arrested after a brutal assault in Dunstable.

The attack on Brandon Swann, pictured, took place on Tuesday 9 June.

He was cycling along Church Street at around 4.12pm when he was approached by another man who punched and kicked him, leaving him with facial and back injuries.

Afterwards, Brandon posted a picture of his injuries on Facebook, provoking widespread disgust at the brutality of the attack.

The man arrested has been bailed until August.

Police are asking anyone who witnessed the incident to contact them on 101 quoting JD/22316/2015.